Winter warmth in Gran Canaria - Exploring Canary Island life with Alex Bramwell - Episode 56

Updated: Jun 25, 2020

In this episode I take you with me as I escape the winter blues and head to Las Palmas on Gran Canaria with Karina in search of winter warmth for the New Year.

Karina & me walking on the dunes at Maspalomas
Karina & me walking on the dunes at Maspalomas

Dunes at Maspalomas

Tejeda in the highlands of Gran Canaria

I meet up with Gran Canaria-born photographer and all-round Canary Island expert, Alex Bramwell to explore what Gran Canaria and the other Canary Islands have to offer.

Alex tells me about the Islands´history, the best beaches to visit, the most dramatic hiking routes to take, and what food to try. We also touch on Gran Canaria´s economy and of course one of the world´s biggest carnivals which takes place every February on the island.

Town houses in Las Palmas

Las Canteras Beach - Las Palmas

Alex runs a website dedicated to all things Gran Canaria, so if you´re planning a trip to the island check out this wealth of information about what to see and do including Alex´s photography and videos.

Join the accompanying Gran Canaria Info Facebook group here

Plaza Santa Ana & Las Palmas Cathedral

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